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Harbaugh made some choices that backfired on his Ravens.
Head coach John Harbaugh made two decisions that backfired and had a large impact on the Ravens losing the game. To be fair, hindsight is 20/20, and if those calls had worked, we would probably be applauding Harbaugh for the "gutsy decisions."
It's not often that Harbaugh's judgment is called into question, but he deserves to take a large portion of the blame for the loss.
The first instance was the play choice on 4th-and-goal from the 1-yard line. The decision to go for it was aggressive, but not stupid.
The failed conversion backed the Packers up, they went three-and-out, and the Ravens got the ball with good field position.
The problem wasn't the decision, but the play that was called. The running game had experienced zero success up to that point—literally, the Ravens had run for zero yards.
Furthermore, Baltimore had just tried to run it in on the first three downs from the 5-yard line and failed each time. The decision to go for it on fourth down was aggressive, but the play call wasn't.
The second questionable call was at the end of the first half when Mason Crosby missed a 44-yard field goal. Baltimore could have taken a knee with 20 seconds left, gone into halftime down three and started the second half with the ball.
Instead, the Ravens tried to get into field-goal range. Flacco was sacked and fumbled the ball, which gave Green Bay another chance at a field goal and a six-point lead.